# Precalculus Examples

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Add to both sides of the equation.

Replace all occurrences of in with .

Add and .

Move all terms not containing to the right side of the equation.

Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Subtract from .

Divide each term by and simplify.

Divide each term in by .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

Replace all occurrences of in with .

Simplify .

Remove parentheses.

Simplify .

To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .

Combine and .

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

Simplify the numerator.

Multiply by .

Subtract from .

The solution to the system is the complete set of ordered pairs that are valid solutions.

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Point Form:

Equation Form: